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Thursday, August 4 at 6 pm
Front Lawn

Magic and Bubbles with Ed Popielarczyk*. All ages welcome, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. On the Library Lawn (bring a blanket).


*These programs are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the New Britain Public Library.

Monday , August 8 at 2:00 pm
Front Lawn

Make a Flower Catcher! A touch of nature for your home. Ages 6-12, accompanied by an adult. Registration required.On the Library Lawn (bring a blanket).


Wednesday, August 10 at 2 pm
Front Lawn

Bingo! on the front lawn. For children up to age 12 accompanied by an adult.

Journey with JumpStart

Times: Tuesdays at 11:00 am
Location: Community Room

Stories and crafts with CCSU students.

August 2 & 9

Tuesday at the Movies

Ages: All Ages
Times: Tuesdays at 2:00 pm
Location: Community Room
Family movies. Best for children up to age 12, accompanied by an adult.

August 2 & 16

Super Kids

Ages: 3-5
Times: Wednesdays at 10 am
Location: Community Room
Storytime with Miss JoAnn for children ages 3-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs and a craft or activity.

August 17: Love and Fur: stories about pets (Community Room)
August 24: Pencils and Books: back-to-school stories (Community Room)
August 31: Abracadabra: magical stories (Children’s Department)

Family Time in the Makerspace

Ages:Children 12 and under, with an adult.
Times: Wednesday 2:00-4:00 pm
Location: Makersapace
Spend time crafting in The Hive.

August 3, 10, 17

Summer Storytime

Ages: 3-8
Times: Wednesday 10:00 am- 5:00 pm
Location: Facebook Live
Camping? Hiking? Adventuring? Enjoy stories with the librarians on facebook from anywhere your travels take you.

August 3: Adventures… with the Ocean
August 10: Adventures… in Summer!

Family Story Hour

Ages: 3-8
Times: Thursdays 6:30 pm
Location: Children's Room
Gather by the fireplace for storytime with Miss Cathy for children ages 3-8. Children may be accompanied by an adult. Stories and a short film or activity.

August 11: Slightly Scary Stories: shhhh…BOO!
August 18: Possum Pals: stories to read while hanging around
August 25: The Elephant in the Room…and the book


Time for tots

Ages: For all children under 3 with an adult
Times: Fridays 10:00 am- 5:00 pm
Location: Community Room

August 5, 12








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